Inauguration Ceremony

The Inauguration Ceremony for the Certification Program in Emergency Medicine (CPEM) took place on Monday 2nd July 2018 and formally launched the program. In attendance were the program participants, key faculty members, various dignitaries from Karachi’s hospitals, including The Indus Hospital’s leadership. Also in attendance were key individuals from Global Health Directorate.

Our representative from Harvard Medical School, Dr Megan Rybarczyk, is the program’s Academic Faculty Lead and our first Visiting Faculty.

Dr Rybarczyk conducted an Orientation with the CPEM participants in the latter half of the event, and answered questions regarding the program curriculum, schedule and instruments.


The overall mood of the event was electric and energetic, with everyone in attendance being excited about the beginning of a profound learning opportunity.